Counting the costs : assessments under the UCPR
Jackson, Sheryl (2002) Counting the costs : assessments under the UCPR. The Queensland Lawyer, 22(4), pp. 116-120.
In McCoombes v Curragh Queensland Mining Ltd  QDC 142 the court considered a number of significant issues in relation to assessments of costs under the Uniform Civil Procedure Rules 1999 (Qld). The Court of Appeal subsequently declined an application for leave to appeal the decision under s118(3) of the District Court Act 1967 (McCoombes v Curragh Queensland Mining Ltd  QCA 379. The judgment in the District Court, and on some matters the subsequent observations in the Court of Appeal, provide clarification in respect of many issues relating the assessment of costs under the UCPR.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Uniform Civil Procedure Rules 1999 (Qld), Costs assessments, effect of notice of objection, multiple offers to settle costs|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Litigation Adjudication and Dispute Resolution (180123)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2002 Thomson Legal & Regulatory Limited|
|Deposited On:||29 Jun 2014 22:43|
|Last Modified:||29 Jun 2014 22:43|
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